Channel Islands Youth Unemployment Rate 1991-2020

Youth unemployment refers to the share of the labor force ages 15-24 without work but available for and seeking employment.
  • Channel Islands youth unemployment rate for 2019 was 15.86%, a 0.22% increase from 2018.
  • Channel Islands youth unemployment rate for 2018 was 15.63%, a 0.4% decline from 2017.
  • Channel Islands youth unemployment rate for 2017 was 16.03%, a 0.43% decline from 2016.
  • Channel Islands youth unemployment rate for 2016 was 16.46%, a 0.39% decline from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name % of Total Labor Force Ages 15-24
French Polynesia 36.92%
Greece 35.11%
New Caledonia 34.21%
Spain 32.90%
Barbados 30.22%
Brunei 30.03%
Italy 29.30%
Saudi Arabia 28.59%
Uruguay 27.05%
Argentina 25.35%
Bahamas 23.51%
Virgin Islands (U.S.) 21.54%
Puerto Rico 19.74%
France 19.15%
Chile 18.97%
Portugal 18.45%
Croatia 17.82%
Sweden 17.78%
Finland 16.30%
Slovak Republic 16.21%
Channel Islands 15.86%
Kuwait 15.80%
Belgium 15.68%
Cyprus 15.62%
Luxembourg 14.89%
Guam 13.92%
Oman 13.19%
Ireland 13.07%
Estonia 12.56%
Lithuania 12.39%
Latvia 12.28%
Australia 12.06%
Poland 11.60%
United Kingdom 11.31%
New Zealand 11.23%
Hungary 11.09%
South Korea 10.97%
Canada 10.77%
Panama 10.04%
Hong Kong 10.03%
Denmark 9.82%
Norway 9.33%
Singapore 9.29%
Slovenia 9.11%
United States 8.54%
Austria 8.37%
Malta 8.24%
Iceland 7.80%
Switzerland 7.40%
UAE 7.34%
Israel 7.26%
Czech Republic 6.38%
Trinidad and Tobago 6.37%
Netherlands 6.35%
Macao 5.73%
Germany 5.42%
Bahrain 4.63%
Japan 3.67%
Qatar 0.38%
Channel Islands Youth Unemployment Rate - Historical Data
Year % of Total Labor Force Ages 15-24 Annual Change
2019 15.86% 0.22%
2018 15.63% -0.40%
2017 16.03% -0.43%
2016 16.46% -0.39%
2015 16.84% -0.36%
2014 17.20% -0.41%
2013 17.61% 0.14%
2012 17.47% 0.17%
2011 17.30% -0.15%
2010 17.45% 0.39%
2009 17.06% 1.39%
2008 15.67% -0.07%
2007 15.74% -0.55%
2006 16.29% -0.63%
2005 16.92% -0.33%
2004 17.25% -0.34%
2003 17.58% 0.14%
2002 17.44% 0.19%
2001 17.25% 0.11%
2000 17.14% -0.12%
1999 17.26% 0.21%
1998 17.05% -0.08%
1997 17.14% -0.10%
1996 17.23% -0.03%
1995 17.26% 0.07%
1994 17.19% 0.19%
1993 17.00% 0.66%
1992 16.34% 0.45%
1991 15.90% 0.45%